Meaning and Origin of: Crawford

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Ford of the crows

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Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish, English, and northern Irish : habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Lanarkshire (Scotland) and Dorset and Lancashire (England) called Crawford, named in Old English with crāwe ‘crow’ + ford ‘ford’.
  • English : variant of Crowfoot (see Crofoot).

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